WDWNT Weekly Recap: A Big Week for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge News, Food & Wine Festival Offerings, Construction Updates

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Every week is a busy week when it comes to Disney news. To help you keep up with all of the updates coming out of Walt Disney World and other Disney resorts, here’s WDWNT’s weekly recap of this week’s Disney news from February 25 – March 3!

WDWNT News

  • Register for this year’s WDWNT March Madness tournament, featuring Walt Disney World counter service restaurants battling it out to be named the best in show.

Walt Disney World

Magic Kingdom

The colorful and festive Mickey confetti pretzel!

Epcot

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An cool Chinese cotton candy creation at House of Good Fortune in the China pavilion at Epcot.

Animal Kingdom

Hollywood Studios

Disney Junior’s “Fancy Nancy” coming to Disney Parks
Fancy Nancy Clancy is coming soon to Hollywood Studios and Disney California Adventure.

Disney’s Skyliner

Disney Springs

Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

  • The Grand Floridian is set to open a new Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique location, whilst the current boutique at the Magic Kingdom will benefit from an expansion as well.

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

The newest Uh-Oa! bowl at Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto.

Disney’s Riviera Resort

New Swan and Dolphin ‘The Cove’ Hotel

Disneyland Resort

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

It has been a hugely exciting week for updates on the highly anticipated Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at the Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World locations, so much so that it deserves its own category in this recap! Here’s a breakdown of what went on, and what we know so far…

It’s been a huge week for Galaxy’s Edge announcements!

Disneyland Park

Fantasia Mickey Churro Get Your Ears On Disneyland Park
The Fantasia Mickey Churro

Disney California Adventure

DCA Food and Wine Festival 2019 Merchandise
The DCA Food and Wine Festival for 2019 is in full swing!

Downtown Disney District

Disneyland Paris

Hong Kong Disneyland

New Merchandise

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Alex and Ani Class of 2019 bangle
The adorable new ‘it’s a small world’ Dooney & Bourke collection.

Entertainment

That’s all of the Disney news for this past week! Be sure to check back at the end of each week for our weekly recaps!

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Madeleine

Madeleine is a languages student from England who spends more time watching Disney movies in foreign languages and calling it "revision" than actually doing the set work. She has a tendency to plan Disney holidays for other people, whether they asked or not, and loves talking about the parks to absolutely anyone who will listen.